Twenty-year company veteran Steve Gulick will head Green Rubber's sales efforts, transitioning out of his role as purchasing manager.
James Roberts, 57, takes over leadership of Apex after five years serving as CEO of The Chamberlain Group.
Mechanical Supply Co. adds more than 50 employees to Sterling Heights, MI-based Macomb, which now has 19 locations across six states.
Sandusky, OH-based Rockwell Automation and MRO services distributor Brohl & Appell adds about 60 employees to Rexel.
Read HUB Industrial general manager Gabriel Curry's thoughts about what led to the acquisition, and how the first month has been as a part of Applied.
The Kenosha, WI-based tool maker's healthy Q4 was powered by strong growth in its Tools Group segment, while its Repair Systems & Information segment also had an organic increase.
Effective immediately, former Terex Corp. Chairman and CEO is Kennametal's new president and CEO.
Partnerships involving familiar ID Big 50 distributors Grainger and MSC Industrial helped lead the news cycle this past week, while Fastenal's January sales report provided an upswing during an otherwise rough period of industrial earnings.
ZF TRW's Engineered Fasteners and Components business, which operates 13 facilities globally, had sales of $470 million in 2015.